WorldCat Identities

Sheedy, Ally

Works: 171 works in 465 publications in 5 languages and 14,633 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Comedy films  Teen films  Interviews  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ally Sheedy
The breakfast club by John Hughes( Visual )

40 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five high school students-- a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase-- find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems
Short circuit by John Badham( Visual )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
WarGames by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young computer genius David Lightman breaks into the Defense Department's war computer, but what he thinks is a game just may start World War III
St. Elmo's fire by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven friends, recent college graduates, face the issues of career and commitment--not to mention love. Against the backdrop of St. Elmo's, their local hang-out, they save, betray, and love each other as only the closest of friends can do
Welcome to the Rileys by Jake Scott( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug and Louise have been married for many years, but their marriage began to grow cold after their teenage daughter was killed in a car accident. When Doug goes to New Orleans to attend a convention, he meets Mallory, a teenage stripper/prostitute who is on a path to self-destruction. Doug decides to help her whether she appreciates it or not. This act will help to heal his marriage
Cradle and all by James Patterson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Fitzgerald, a former nun turned private investigator, is hired to investigate the immaculate conceptions of two young women
Only the lonely by Chris Columbus( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a 38-year old Chicago cop who still lives with his mother, a domineering widow used to controlling her son's life. When he meets and falls in love with a young woman, Mama sets out to break up the romance
Betsy's wedding( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric family copes with a daughter's wedding. Coping includes accidental meetings with the mob, oddball romances, revenge schemes and more!
High art by Lisa Cholodenko( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film depicts a naive young woman whose stock rises at a pretentious art magazine because of her budding relationship with a once brilliant photographer who had a breakdown years ago. The question is how deeply Syd is willing to immerse herself in Berliner's hedonistic, heroin-infused, lesbian lifestyle
She was nice to mice : the other side of Elizabeth I's character never before revealed by previous historians by Ally Sheedy( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoirs of a literary mouse living at the court of Elizabeth I reveal the public and private life of the Queen and her courtiers
Bad boys by Rick Rosenthal( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mick O'Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. When the heist of a local drug dealer goes tragically wrong, Mick is sentenced to a brutal juvenile prison where violence is a rite of passage and respect is measured in vengeance. Can a bad boy on the edge of salvation find the heart to survive a manhood on the verge of murder?"--Container
Life during wartime by Todd Solondz( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her ex-husband Bill a convicted pedophile and in jail, Trish is happy to remarry and provide a normal father figure for her two sons, but when Bill is released, Trish and the boys must decide whether or not to forgive him. Includes bonus features
Cover girl culture awakening the media generation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this documentary, former Elite International fashion model, Nicole Clark, calls for a necessary change, integrity and responsible media for our youth. This is an examination of how advertising and the cult of celebrity have deeply and negatively impacted teens and young women. The film juxtaposes ads and interviews with editors from top fashion magazines with revealing interviews of parents, teachers, psychologists, body image experts, and the girls themselves
Maid to order by Amy Holden Jones( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy godmother turns a rich, bored brat into a homeless, penniless outsider who is forced to work as a maid for two wealthy social climbers
Day zero( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The military draft has been reinstated. Three best friends--George, a successful lawyer, Dixon, a tough-as-nails cab driver, and Feller, a writer with a lot of insecurities--are drafted into the Army and given 30 days to report for duty. In that time, the three friends will be forced to confront everything they believe about courage, duty, love, friendship and honor
Yesterday I saw the sun : poems by Ally Sheedy( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesia( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Keller is a minister who has found himself heavily involved in an illicit affair with his son's teacher. Unable to see an end to his deceptive and sinful path, he concocts a scheme to fake his own death. However, his cunning plan goes awry and he is left with no recollection of himself or his former life
Don't you forget about me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, filmmaker John Hughes disappeared from Hollywood. In 2008, four filmmakers went to find him. This film documents their search through interviews with the actors who appeared in his iconic films, and with film critics and fans
Citizen Jane( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Alexander lives an enviable life in San Francisco with handsome Tom O'Donnell. But her idyllic life is shattered when her beloved, elderly aunt is brutally murdered, and police detective Jack Morris convinces Jane that Tom is the killer. Heartbreak turns to horror when Jane discovers Tom has disappeared with her money, leaving her near bankrupt. This betrayal will prompt Jane to go on a thirteen-year journey to track down her ex and ultimately bring her aunt's killer to justice
Heart of Dixie( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a pampered white college student witnesses the brutal racial beating of a young black man at a rock 'n roll concert she decides to stand up for what she believes is right
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Cradle and all
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Ally Sheedy actrice amricaine

Ally Sheedy Amerikaans acteur

Ally Sheedy amerikansk skdespelare

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Ally Sheedy amerikansk skuespiller

Ally Sheedy attrice statunitense

Ally Sheedy US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Sheedy, Alexandra Elizabeth

Sheedy, Alexandra Elizabeth 1962-

Sheedy, Ally 1962-

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